hey definition

  • interjection:
    • always entice attention or even show surprise, admiration, question, or pleasure.
    • An exclamation getting interest.
    • A protest or reprimand.
    • a manifestation of surprise.
    • An informal greeting, just like hello (used in the US, Australia and Canada).
    • A request for repetition or description; a manifestation of confusion (see additionally eh, huh).
    • A meaningless beat marker or additional, filler syllable in musical lyrics.
    • An exclamation of joy, shock, or encouragement.
    • a-cry setting puppies on.
  • noun:
    • A choreographic figure when the performers weave between the other person.
    • An obsolete type of hie.
    • An obsolete or uncommon form of hay.
  • adjective:
    • Tall.
  • others:
    • An exclamation revealing satisfaction, surprise, etc.: in addition made use of as a call to entice interest and as an interrogative.
    • An obsolete kind of large.

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